Although Donald Trump can barely place a single country in Africa, his few utterances on the continent have yielded what can only be described as
The heavily Russian-influenced government in the Central African Republic is recommending the closure of four Chinese-run gold mines over environmental concerns, making it possible that
Russia is making rapid progress in presenting a “balancing” alternative to French domination in Paris’ Françafrique “sphere of influence” in Africa after signing a military
Africa’s second most populace state was the scene of an attempted putsch on June 22 when the head of the military was assassinated in the
With the suppression by the military of the popular movement for democracy in the Republic of Sudan the current situation inside the country remains indecisive.
The quiet success of Russia’s “Pivot to Africa” over the past few years has seen Moscow begin to encroach on France’s traditional “sphere of influence”
Russia’s dispatch of specialists to the Congo Republic (Congo-Brazzaville) in order to maintain military equipment completes Moscow’s plan of creating a corridor of influence across
“Al-Shebab,” said my student Jerry early in the fall 2010 semester. “We’re calling our small group al-Shebab. It means ‘The Youth.’” From his name alone,